Martha Elizabeth Pevey Woodard, 78, of the Coleman community, passed away July 11, 2021, at her home.
She was born June 18, 1943, in Drew County, to the late Thomas D. Pevey and Alice McAllister Pevey.
She was the widow of Thomas Gene Woodard, a retired logger and skidder operator and member of Holly Springs Missionary Baptist Church.
Martha enjoyed fishing, working, sewing for her family and friends, reading and gardening.
Survivors include her son, Bobby Woodard of Star City; her daughter, Sharon Woodard Wigley of Monticello; one brother, Abner Pevey and wife Rachel of Monticello; three grandchildren, Matthew Woodard, Leah Wigley and Maxine Fuqua and husband Logan; four great grandchildren, Kael Fuqua, Gracelynn Conner, Raelee Conner and Laken Conner; a niece, Sonya Potter; and a nephew, Tommy Pevey.
A funeral service will be held Wednesday, July 14, at 3 p.m. at Stephenson-Dearman Home with burial in Campground Cemetery. Family visitation will be Tuesday from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Campground Cemetery or Holly Springs Missionary Baptist Church.